Russian Prime Minister Viktor Zubkov has arrived in Tashkent for a working visit. He was met at the airport by Uzbek counterpart Shavkat Mirziyaev.
Foreign Minister Khurshid Kasuri, and not the prime minister, will represent Pakistan at the meeting of the council of heads of government of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) that opens in Tashkent on Friday.
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao left Beijing today to attend the sixth Meeting of Prime Ministers of the Member States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) held in Uzbekistan’s capital Tashkent from 2 November to 6 November.
The Eurasian Economic Community (EurAsEC) working group for medication supply met in Bishkek on Tuesday.
The coordination council of the law-enforcement agencies has held a session at the Prosecutor-General’s office. Officials from the Interior Ministry, State Customs Committee and the National Security Services attended it.
Technology transfers and strengthening cooperation between the public and private sectors to tackle Central Asia’s environmental issues was the focus of an international conference organized by the OSCE that ended in Tashkent on 31 October.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov received president of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Haruhiko Kuroda on 31 October, UzA reported.
Permanent Representative of Uzbekistan Alisher Vakhidov said at the third commission (Social, Humanitarian & Cultural) of the 62nd session of the UN General Assembly said the cooperation in human rights should be transparent and fair.
Kazakhstan has set up the second detachment of border guards on its border with Uzbekistan in South Kazakhstan Region, the commander of the regional department Ontustik (South) of the border service under the National Security Committee, Talgat Esetov, told Interfax-Kazakhstan today.